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H.W. Longfellow, Cambridge, 1860

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H.W. Longfellow, Cambridge, 1860

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Poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-1882), a native of Portland, lived much of his adult life in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He taught modern languages at Harvard and wrote poetry.

This photomechanical print is based on a photograph by John Whipple (1822-1891), a noted Boston photographer who was a pioneer in daguerreotypes as well as later processes.

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  • Title: H.W. Longfellow, Cambridge, 1860
  • Creation Date: 1860
  • Subject Date: 1860
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photomechanical print
  • Dimensions (cm): 15 x 9
  • Local Code: Portraits - Longfellow - Without Beard; 2007.500.047
  • Object Type: Image

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(207) 774-1822

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